Created: January 25, 2011
When fitting aftermarket, or custom wheels, you should check for any clearance issues.Rubbing, or Incorrect fitment will wear out your tires, and cause other suspension components to fail or wear prematurely.
Created: January 30, 2006
The original Classic Mini Cooper Minilite wheel, made in magnesium, was the most successful competition wheel in the 1960's and 70's winning races & rallies. Now the same wheel is being produced in an affordable aluminium alloy to that original design. Manufactured in the UK , the wheels are low pressure die cast, pressure tested, batch x-rayed & machined using the latest computer controlled equipment.
Created: October 28, 2002
Having applied Hi-Los and some smart 165/60/12 profile tyre shod12 x 5-inch ally rims, discussions get around to just why does this combination cause the tyre to hit the front arch? Well, it's all a question of alignment - either subframe to body or suspension to subframe.
Created: January 30, 2000
If there is one aesthetic accessory that commands more debate, confusion, and disappointment it has to be the wheel. Since the inception of the Mini, many manufacturers have produced a vast array of different designs and sizes of rims still surface through garage clearouts and the like.